Career Opportunities

Engineer - Computer

Fabrication Shop - Anderson
Anderson, CA
Close:  08/16/2019
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

At Sierra Pacific Industries, we understand our greatest strength is the people who choose to build a career with us.

What does it mean to be part of the Sierra Pacific family? It means you are a valued team member and part of a growing third-generation family-owned forest products company built on hard work, innovation, and wise investments.

With over 5,000 crew members in over 30 states, Sierra Pacific offers many opportunities for personal and professional growth; from entry-level to skilled trades, from truck drivers to sales managers, from foresters to engineers - for everyone! We invite you to learn more about our history, our 2 million acres of forestlands, and our state-of-the-art wood product and window manufacturing facilities at www.spi-ind.com/Home/AboutUs.

Our Fabrication/Tech Shop in Anderson, California, has an immediate opening for an Industrial Software Developer. This position utilizes state-of-the-art imaging equipment and processing to optimize production. This is a unique position that allows you to be involved from concept to commissioning.

About The Position
• Engineer high-performance, low-latency software to optimize the production and yield during manufacturing.
• Architect complex algorithms to mathematically model multiple dependent geometric axes.
• Collaborate closely with Control Systems Designers and Mechanical engineers to create solutions that meet production requirements.
• Develop and implement updates for a variety of existing computer programs.
• Assess and define scope and timelines for assigned work.
• Manage development efforts including pre-plan reviews, projected cost analysis, resource availability, and related documentation.
• Provide some phone support for division technicians for new and existing software.
• Some overnight travel to locations in California and Washington.

Qualifications
• Minimum 2 years work experience in related field.
• B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or comparable degree.
• Solid understanding of geometry and trigonometry.
• Excellent analytic and problem-solving skills.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Thorough knowledge of Windows desktop programming using Microsoft Visual C++.

Why Join Our Team?
Because this is more than an invitation, it's a commitment to offer opportunities for personal and professional growth to everyone! We ask people to grow with us and make the company even better.

We provide an excellent benefit package including a full Health Benefits Plan with low cost premiums, a 401(k) with Company Match, additional Retirement Contributions, and company paid Life Insurance. In addition, for over 38 years, the Sierra Pacific Foundation has provided scholarships to help the children of our crew members with education expenses. Each year, we give an average of $500,000 in scholarships.

How To Apply
If you are qualified and would like to join our team, apply send a cover letter referencing this position and resume to:

Sierra Pacific Industries
Paul Niemer, Human Resources
PO Box 496011
Redding, CA 96049
(530) 378-8353

At Sierra Pacific Industries , we understand our greatest strength is the people who choose to build a career with us.

What does it mean to be part of the Sierra Pacific family? It means you are a valued team member and part of a growing, third-generation family-owned, forest products company built on hard work, innovation, and wise investments.

With over 5,000 crew members in over 30 states, Sierra Pacific offers many opportunities for personal and professional growth; from entry-level to skilled trades, from truck drivers to sales managers, from foresters to engineers – for everyone! We invite you to learn more about our history, our 2 million acres of forestlands, and our state-of-the-art wood product and window manufacturing facilities at www.spi-ind.com/Home/AboutUs.

Hear from our valued SPI family, in their own words and through their own stories, what it's like to build a career at Sierra Pacific Industries.

As part of our safety in the workplace policy, an offer of employment is subject to a negative drug screen result. We are also proud that all Sierra Pacific facilities follow our tobacco-free policy. We use E-verify to verify the social security number of all newly hired employees. Sierra Pacific adheres to E-verify to verify the social security number of all newly hired employees. Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans. If you are an individual with a disability and need accommodation to complete the application process, please call 800-378-8001 or write to Sierra Pacific Industries at PO Box 496011, Redding, CA 96049.

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